Paper documenting the history of the Fort Washington site, the erection of the fort itself, and its role in combat in the War of 1812. Also described is the fort's later history. Includes photographs. This paper was prepared as part of Jacobson's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society. Topics: Fortification -- Maryland -- Fort Washington -- History, Historic sites -- Maryland -- Fort...
byMarine, William Matthew, 1843-1904; Society of the War of 1812. Maryland, pub; Dielman, Louis Henry, 1864-1959, ed
Events leading up to the war.--The privateersmen.--The Chesapeake expedition.--Frenchtown and Havre de Grace.--Barney's flotilla.--Bladensburg and Washington.--Caulk's field.--North Point and Baltimore.--Appendix: Maryland roster, War of 1812. Society of the War of 1812 in Maryland. National Society United States Daughters of the War of 1812, state of Maryland. Index Topics: Maryland. Militia, National Society, United States Daughters of 1812. Maryland, Bladensburg, Battle...